History of Rock: Rhythm & Blues and Rock & Roll to Indie Rock and Hip-Hop

AAAS 139

The history of rock music from the 1950s to the present. Beginning with its roots in rhythm and blues, country and western, and commercial pop, examination of diverse musical styles, artists and bands, and the many historical, technological, and cultural factors that have contributed to the rise and popularity of rock music.
Curriculum Codes
  • ALP
  • CZ
Cross-Listed As
  • HISTORY 108
  • MUSIC 143
Typically Offered
Fall Only